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    1. June 25, 2014

      Falcone targets dual-class share hurdle

      Investors arise Philip Falcone’s $1.1bn bid for Central Garden & Pet may look like just another prospective deal at a time...

    2. June 27, 2012

      SEC files charges against Harbinger chief

      The US Securities and Exchange Commission has filed civil charges against Philip Falcone and his hedge fund group Harbinger...

    1. June 27, 2012

      SEC targets Falcone over fund loan

      The Securities and Exchange Commission may file civil charges as soon as this week against Philip Falcone, the head of hedge...

    2. May 14, 2012

      LightSquared files for bankruptcy protection

      LightSquared, the satellite venture of Philip Falcone, has filed for bankruptcy protection after the billionaire investor...

    3. May 9, 2012

      LightSquared payment lifts Inmarsat

      Inmarsat, the UK satellite operator, beat expectations with a nearly 10 per cent rise in first-quarter sales, thanks to...

    4. May 8, 2012

      RIM bolsters executive team for turnround

      Research In Motion, the struggling BlackBerry smartphone maker, has named chief marketing and operating officers to bolster...

    5. April 30, 2012

      Falcone gains more time for LightSquared

      Philip Falcone, the billionaire hedge fund manager who has suffered regulatory setbacks in his attempt to build a 4G...

    6. April 20, 2012

      LightSquared settles Inmarsat dispute

      LightSquared, the struggling US-based wireless broadband start-up backed by Philip Falcone’s Harbinger Capital, has settled...

    7. April 5, 2012

      LightSquared bankruptcy moves step closer

      Philip Falcone, the billionaire hedge fund manager whose attempt to build a new 4G wireless communications network has been...

    8. March 16, 2012

      Sprint Nextel cancels agreement with LightSquared

      LightSquared, the broadband wireless start-up backed by Philip Falcone’s Harbinger Capital, has had a further serious...

    9. March 6, 2012

      Inmarsat looks to new satellite boost

      Inmarsat expects a new fleet of satellites providing broadband to return the company to double-digit growth in two years,...

    10. February 28, 2012

      LightSquared chief executive resigns

      Sanjiv Ahuja has resigned as chief executive of LightSquared, in the latest setback for the ambitious wireless broadband...

    11. February 20, 2012

      LightSquared misses payment to Inmarsat

      A lucrative revenue stream appeared to have ended for Inmarsat on Monday when the UK satellite operator said that...

    12. February 17, 2012

      Falcone’s mobile fight flounders

      Philip Falcone’s attempt to vault from billionaire hedge fund manager into the stratosphere of satellite communications...

    13. February 15, 2012

      LightSquared regroups after FCC ruling

      LightSquared executives are assessing their limited options after US regulators withdrew permission for the start-up to...

    14. February 15, 2012

      FCC drops backing for LightSquared network

      US regulators plan to withdraw permission for LightSquared, the wireless broadband start-up backed by Philip Falcone’s...

    15. January 18, 2012

      LightSquared rejects GPS interference tests

      LightSquared, the company seeking to build a nationwide 4G wireless data network, accused manufacturers of commercial GPS...

    16. December 21, 2011

      LightSquared turns tables on GPS device makers

      With its bid for regulatory approval to set up a new US wireless broadband network facing scrutiny over potential...

    17. December 15, 2011

      LightSquared 4G network plans face setback

      Plans by LightSquared, the communications group backed by Philip Falcone’s Harbinger Capital, to build a nationwide US...

    18. December 9, 2011

      Harbinger Capital and managers face SEC action

      The US hedge fund Harbinger Capital Partners and Philip Falcone, its founder, have been told by the Securities and Exchange...

    19. October 16, 2011

      Freedom to grow beyond the brusque big apple

      Mike Luce is a New Yorker. But 16 years of the slow life in Alabama has cleaned up his behaviour to the point where he might...

    20. August 4, 2011

      Clearwire in shift from WiMax technology

      Clearwire, the US wireless broadband network operator, is to begin rolling out a new network based on LTE technology after...

    21. July 28, 2011

      Sprint and LightSquared in 4G deal

      Sprint Nextel and LightSquared, the mobile telecommunications start-up backed by Philip Falcone’s Harbinger Capital group,...

    22. July 6, 2011

      Rupert Pearce named Inmarsat CEO

      UK satellite operator Inmarsat on Wednesday named Rupert Pearce, head of the company’s enterprise division, to succeed...

    23. June 23, 2011

      Lawmakers push for more LightSquared tests

      US lawmakers are urging the Federal Communications Commission to allow time for comprehensive testing of measures by...

    24. June 20, 2011

      LightSquared nears 4G tie-up with Sprint

      LightSquared, the US telecoms company founded by Philip Falcone, the hedge fund manager, is close to unveiling an agreement...

    25. June 2, 2011

      LightSquared confident over 4G launch

      LightSquared expects to launch its 4G wireless broadband network in the US early in 2012, as planned, in spite of tests...

    26. May 31, 2011

      Hedge fund says Northern Rock call is wrong

      A hedge fund has told a tribunal that former preference shareholders of Northern Rock should be paid £322.5m. Harbinger...

    27. March 27, 2011

      LightSquared in contract talks

      LightSquared, the group behind ambitious plans for a high-speed mobilenetwork in the US, is in contract negotiations with 15...

    28. March 23, 2011

      Best Buy to offer 4G mobile broadband

      Best Buy, the US electronics retailer, plans to offer a 4G high-speed mobile broadband service based on LightSquared’s LTE...

    29. February 7, 2011

      Harbinger sells 14% stake in Inmarsat

      Inmarsat provides voice and data satellite services to ships, aircraft and military users as well as people operating in...

    30. January 14, 2011

      LightSquared faces data network hurdles

      LightSquared, the mobile telecommunications company backed by billionaire investor Philip Falcone, faces new challenges and...

    31. November 15, 2010

      Harbinger faces probes over loan

      Harbinger Capital Partners, the New York hedge fund controlled by Philip Falcone, is facing inquiries by US regulators...

    32. November 11, 2010

      Harbinger reassures investors over fund

      Harbinger Capital – one of New York’s most prominent hedge fund managers – has been forced to defend itself against rumours...

    33. November 8, 2010

      Inmarsat on course to meet forecasts

      Inmarsat said it was on track for a “good” year as the satellite operator, which until recently had been seen as a bid...

    34. October 4, 2010

      Harbinger Capital cuts Inmarsat stake

      Harbinger Capital, the US investment fund, has ruled out an offer for Inmarsat after announcing plans to offload just under...

    35. August 17, 2010

      Private equity and hedge fund money flows into financial services

      Harbinger Capital’s $350m (£225m, €270m) deal to buy the troubled US life-insurance business of Old Mutual, the Anglo-South...

    36. July 20, 2010

      Nokia Siemens wins $7bn Harbinger deal

      Harbinger Capital Partners, the New York-based hedge fund founded by Philip Falcone, has awarded a $7bn contract to Nokia...

    37. June 3, 2010

      Davis on bench

      Tory backbencher David Davis has suffered a setback to his nascent FTSE 100 board career with the decision by Ferrous Metals...

    38. May 18, 2010

      Ferrous to raise up to $400m in IPO

      Ferrous Resources, the Brazilian iron ore miner, confirmed its intention to list in London next month, adding momentum to a...

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